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Eisch Receives Check

September 8, 2018

What a great and emotional moment, as well as a significant milestone for us. This afternoon the Ben Jackson Memorial was able to give out its first monetary award by presenting Trenton Eisch with a check for $500 to help cover his travel expenses home. Trenton is visiting home on leave from his ship, USS…

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Trenton Eisch Receives Commitment

August 27, 2018

We are excited to announce that we have made another commitment of support! AS Trenton Eisch, US Navy, is currently serving about the USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) stationed In Mayport, Florida. He enlisted in the Navy and graduated from New Glarus High School with Ben in 2016. Trenton will be back in New Glarus…

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Ben Kraemer Prepares to Ship Out

July 28, 2018

Fair winds and following seas to U.S. Navy recruit Ben Kraemer who is leaving for boot camp at Naval Station Great Lakes on Tuesday! Hometown: New Glarus, WI Graduation Year: 2018 Branch: Air Force

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West and Kraemer Receive Travel Award Commitments

June 4, 2018

We are happy to announce that we have awarded the first two commitments of financial support from the memorial fund! The first two recipients are Skylar West and Ben Kraemer. The Ben Jackson Memorial has made a commitment to support newly enlisted military by providing financial assistance to help them visit home from their first…

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